EPPO Global Database

Cuscuta campestris(CVCCA)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CVCCA
  • Preferred name: Cuscuta campestris
  • Authority: Yuncker

Notes

North America, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, South America.  Introduced into Mediterranean and Central Europe,  Russia, Siberia, Central Asia, China,  Africa, Australia. Parasitic on many plant hosts, especially vegetable crops. One of the most important Cuscuta spp. economically

WSSA list of weeds in North America



Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cuscuta arvensis Engelmann
Cuscuta arvensis var. pentagona (Engelmann) Engelmann
Cuscuta obtusiflora Kunth
Grammica campestris (Yunck) Hadač & Chrtek
Grammica pentagona (Engelmann) Weber

Common names
Name Language
American field dodder English
bushclover dodder English
five-angled dodder English (US)
five-cornered dodder English (US)
golden dodder English (AU)
large-seeded alfalfa dodder English (US)
lespedeza dodder English
western field dodder English (US)
yellow dodder English
amerikanische Seide German
nordamerikanische Seide German
ungarische Grobseide German
cuscute champêtre French
cuscute des champs French
cuscuta Spanish
cuscuta norteamericana Spanish
pelillo Spanish
pelos del diablo Spanish
cuscuta dei campi Italian
cuscuta grossa Italian
cuscuta ungherese Italian
veldwarkruid Dutch
amerikansk grovsnärja Swedish
アメリカネナシカズラ Japanese
amerika-ne-nashi-kazura Japanese
повилика полевая Russian
amerikasnyltetråd Norwegian
amerikanvieras Finnish
kâfirsaçı Turkish
keshut hassadot Hebrew
כְּשׁוּת הַשָּׂדוֹת Hebrew
kanianka polna Polish
nagy aranka Hungarian
rroth Albanian
полска кукувича прежда Bulgarian
yuán yě tù sī zǐ Chinese
原野菟丝子 Chinese
vilina kosa Croatian
kokotice ladní Czech
põldvõrm Estonian
tīruma vija Latvian
dirvinis brantas Lithuanian
cuscută mare Romanian
вилина коса Serbian
пољска вилина косица Serbian
kukučina poľná Slovak
kukučinovec poľný Slovak
poljska predenica Slovene
повитиця польова Ukrainian